Video/Film , DVD in English

Cabin in the sky

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Joseph Schrank ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli.
  • Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]
  • Standard version.
  • 1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. stamping
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.; dual-layer.
Also known as
Credits
  • Cinematography, Sidney Wagner ; music, Vernon Duke and John Latouche ; editor, Harold F. Kress.
Performers
  • Cast: Ethel Waters, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Lena Horne, Louis Armstrong, Rex Ingram, Duke Ellington and his orchestra, the Hall Johnson choir.
Subjects
Local Subjects
Genre
  • Feature films United States.
  • Fantasy films.
  • Musical films.
  • Film adaptations.
  • Fiction films.
  • Feature films.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
  • Drama.
  • Feature films.
  • Musical films.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Summary
  • The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown ... and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan.
Other information
  • Based on the Broadway musical hit written by Lynn Root.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943.
  • Special features: commentary by Evangela Anderson and Eva Anderson (wife and daughter of Eddie "Rochester" Anderson), Fayard Nicholas, Black cultural scholars Todd Boyd and Drew Casper, with interview excerpts of Lena Horne; vintage Pete Smith specialty short studio visit; audio-only bonus: Louis Armstrong "Ain't it the truth" outtake; theatrical trailer.
  • MPAA rating: Not rated.
  • Language: English dialogue, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for main feature only.
Publisher's number
  • 67678 Warner Home Video
ISBN
  • 1419817078
  • 9781419817076
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 012569676787
  • UPC: 888574432447
  • OCLC: 62764674
  • OCLC: 62764674